About the Artist

Laishram Meena has been obsessed with portraits as a subject matter to speak a nostalgic relationship with her lived atmosphere. The color vibrancy and also the design used to enliven a surface have been her keen interest in space. Her works of female portraits depict a deep view of a world un-spoilt by consumerism. Her liking for visual aspect and embellishment vis-à-vis, the mundane and easy, exudes a womanly pleasure.

The Idyllic, village-life subjects get transported to a landscape of memory as if floating in time. Her delicate, ethereal, and fragile aesthetics, the sensuousness of color, and sinuous line-drawing communicate directly to the viewer. “Playful” yet “morose”; “Simplified” yet “impenetrable”; “Docile” yet “challenging” -it is this quality of “in-betweenness”, refusing to settle meekly into a labeled category that makes her work really engaging.

She creates images of a happy place one can remember fondly and indulge in, leaving the viewer with a warm, fuzzy feeling of emotional comfort and nostalgia. Soulful and sensitive, the oeuvre revolves around figures of children and women, depicting the rich culture and traditions of Manipur

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Her paintings take you back in time, evoking the simple life and innocence of childhood.

Laishram Meena

Laishram Meena Artist
Works by Laishram Meena

    Expression

    24,000.00

    Expression II

    88,000.00

    Family

    85,000.00

    Lullaby V

    32,000.00

    Lullaby VIII

    46,500.00

    Mother & Son

    55,000.00

    My First School Day

    36,000.00